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Latest Trends and Developments in Orthopedics

by John Gary Total joint replacement (TJR) happens when a joint has been compromised and needs to be replaced. Orthopedic surgeons will remove the destroyed joint and replace it with a new one. Sometimes only a portion of the joint needs to be replaced, concentrating on the impaired parts. Usually a doctor will recommend joint…

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Scent of Life – Flower Essence Therapy

by Michell Spoden Recently I have been drawn to the scents around me from candles of amber and incense that create a relaxed feeling to body wash of eucalyptus and spearmint that cool my skin; the power of life is in them indeed. Richard Katz and Patricia Kaminski are married and professional partners, and directors…

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Authors on Friedreich’s Ataxia – María Blasco Gamarra

by Michell Spoden This interview is part of literacy project with Authors on Friedreich’s Ataxia series, and my interviewee today is 41-year- old María Blasco Gamarra from Spain. Michell: Please tell a bit about your academic background and profession. María Blasco Gamarra: I am a graduate in Hispanic Studies and a graduate in Basque Studies…

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The Ultimate Beginner’s Guide To Reflexology

by Polly-Ann Moore Reflexology is a form of alternative medicine that involves applying pressure to areas of the foot, hand, ear, face or lower leg with the thumb, finger and hand. Read on for our beginner’s guide to reflexology and find out what it is all about. What Is Reflexology? Reflexologists believe that the different…

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Drug-free pain relief with CBD

Utah-based Dose of Nature launched a state-of-the-art CBD (Cannabidiol) product line in 2014, applying proprietary technologies to create the first nano CBD and water-soluble CBD products in the market. CBD or Cannabidiol has been at the forefront of the news lately in its application to treat pediatric epilepsy, autism, cancer, pain, PTSD, brain injuries, anxiety,…

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12 Things to Learn from a Dental Hygienist

by John Gary Just like a person’s eyes are window to his soul, his teeth are a reflection of his personality and lifestyle. It is seldom difficult to visit our dentists on regular basis to make sure our teeth are in perfect condition; therefore it is essential that we learn some important tips in order…

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Live a Long and Healthy Life Like the Japanese

  by Vanessa Pham Japan is known for many things: a strong economy, top-notch infrastructures, and advanced technology. Then there is one other thing western countries are looking up to Japan for: the people’s healthiness. Among developed countries, Japan has the lowest rate of obesity at only 3%. This number is even more impressive when…

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3 Ways To Quickly Restore Your Sense Of Well-being

by Sara Stringer It can be puzzling when you don’t feel well even in spite of financial and social well-being. In fact, feelings of apathy and boredom may be a frustrating mystery in your life. However, if you’re not feeling inspired by life, help is probably closer at hand than you may now think, and there are…

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Tips to Lose Weight in 30 Days

by John Gary Obesity is on the rise, and one of the problems of the new world is certainly combating it. This article will provide you with some tips that will prove effective in shedding weight within 30 days. 1. Exercise Routinely The most underrated weight loss technique, exercising at least 5-6 times in a…